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Hotel Taypikala Cusco

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle Inticahuarina 620, Cusco, Peru
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Ranked #37 of 145 Hotels in Cusco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfy beds, great breakfast, helpful staff, nice decor in the common areas. Really enjoyed our stay here. ONE TIP: Don't use the Lavandería just up the hill on the same street as Taypikala. The old woman there turned all my white clothes pink despite explicit instructions that colours needed to be separated. The instructions were good in prefect Spanish, to... More

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Toulouse, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is well located, people are really nice and helping... Rooms are Ok and bed excellent. You can leave your luggages there the time of your trip to Machu Picchu, for example. Breakfast is Ok, but not the best coffee worldwide ;-) All in all, very good quality/Price rate.

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Saint Cloud, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is not what I expected. Not bad but not great. The rooms where ok but very weird layout. The hotel is in a good location. The restaurant was not good, very very slow and very expensive. The bed spred had large buttons on it and one feel off and the hotel charged me $50 U.S. dollars for it.... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Hotel located within walking distance of Cusco's historic hub. Staff were the most attentive and helpful on my entire trip to Peru. Rooms modern and well furnished. Yes, you can hear noise at night, but if you choose to stay in the centre of a busy traveller city, that is pretty hard to avoid... Rooms are well-furnished, comfortable and clean.... More

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Calgary, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

What seems like it could be a good promising hotel, turned out to have enough disappointments to make it worth it to look elsewhere. We arrived in a group of 15, and let's just put it this way - within half an hour of arriving, more then 8 people in our group requested to have their room changed. They first... More

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Gerencia T, Gerente at Hotel Taypikala Cusco, responded to this review

Good days, we are sorry that he has not liked the hotel and equally it upsets us that his comments do not adjust to the truth, the hotel never serves water of the faucet quite the water that is served to the guests is boiled water or jammed solid water, of equal way the elevator was not working because in... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Was very pleased with my stay here, I only wish I was there for more than one night ! Room was very nice and tidy. Bed was very comfortable and slept with ease. Staff were very helpful and were willing to go out the way to help you with your inquires. Location is good, about a 10 minute walk from... More

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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

It is hard to find a room this spacious for the money AND it has a clean modern tub for hot baths during those cold winter months. I was lucky to get a room with a view on the third floor. And the staff was always kind and helpful. However, In all honesty, there were big detractors. The ongoing construction... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Rooms are very nice and clean (maybe depend also from the rooms) most of staff ist very friendly! Wifi for this great hotel its a shame...its soooooo slow better nothing than that! Be also careful when you pay with card...they took the wrong exchange rate to get the price from booking.com in usd to soles! After information mo money back,... More

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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Hotel Taypikala is located on a very narrow side street in the historic district of Cusco. The Plaza de Armas is about a 10-minute walk away from the hotel. The hotel is an oasis of calm if you are busy exploring ancient and sacred sites all day or shopping in the markets. The main craft market is just over two... More

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New York City, New York
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Rooms are clean and tidy but no central heating -- you're going to have to use the provided space heater which takes awhile to heat up. That being said, it does keep the room warm. Lots of coca tea for altitude sickness and pretty good service. Although the location is near the Temple of the Sun it is a walk... More

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Address: Calle Inticahuarina 620, Cusco, Peru
Location: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Taypikala Cusco 3.5*
Number of rooms: 54
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